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Dorianne Laux

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Catalog Number: 20020109

Dorianne Laux reads from her 2000 book Smoke at this 2001 Midwest Poets Series reading. She is the author of five collections of poetry as varied in content and tone as the jobs she's held as sanatorium cook, maid, and gas station manager.

| Subject Matter: Midwest Poets Series Reading | Interview Year: 2001 | Genre: Poetry |

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